Quarantine dirs not being created

Martin Hepworth maxsec at gmail.com
Sat Aug 21 15:03:12 IST 2010


anything perms further up the directory tree that mean postfix can't create
the dir?

have you tried su-ing to postfix and then mkdir-ing to check postfix can
indeed create the dir?

Martin Hepworth
Oxford, UK

On 21 August 2010 06:33, Adam Gross <agross at gcpsite.com> wrote:

>  On a daily basis I have to create /var/spool/MailScanner/quarantine/ dirs
> matching the date, then spam/nonspam folders under there…  assign
> permissions postfix:www-data and then everything is hunky dorey.  This
> system is about 10 days old and ran with no issues for the first 8.
> Yesterday and now again today I’ve had to create the folders.  I verified
> the run-as user and group for MailScanner and quarantine as postfix for the
> user and www-data for the group.  This is a Ubuntu 10.04 box…  I remember
> some weird stuff with Ubuntu 8 but haven’t been able to locate any
> information about 10.  Thanks in advance!
> Adam
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